Ach lieber Gott behüte mich und meine Eltern gnädiglich

Ach lieber Gott behüte mich und meine Eltern gnädiglich

Author: Johann Heermann
Tune: [Ach lieber Gott behüte mich und meine Eltern gnädiglich]
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: Johann Heermann

Johann Heermann's (b. Raudten, Silesia, Austria, 1585; d. Lissa, Posen [now Poland], 1647) own suffering and family tragedy led him to meditate on Christ's undeserved suffering. The only surviving child of a poor furrier and his wife, Heermann fulfilled his mother's vow at his birth that, if he lived, he would become a pastor. Initially a teacher, Heermann became a minister in the Lutheran Church in Koben in 1611 but had to stop preaching in 1634 due to a severe throat infection. He retired in 1638. Much of his ministry took place during the Thirty Years' War. At times he had to flee for his life and on several occasions lost all his possessions. Although Heermann wrote many of his hymns and poems during these devastating times, his persona… Go to person page >

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First Line: Ach lieber Gott behüte mich und meine Eltern gnädiglich
Author: Johann Heermann
Language: German

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Deutsches Liederbuch #56

Gesangbuch fuer Deutsche Sonntagsschulen #d5

Perlen und Bluethen. Liederbuch zum Gebrauch in der Deutsch-AmerikanischenSonntags-Schule #d2

Psalterlust fuer die Christliche Jugend #d6

Psalterlust fuer die Christliche Jugend. Rev. #ad6

Schulharfe mit bezifferten Noten fuer Sonntags und Wochenschulen #d3

Sonntagschulbuch fuer Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden. Neue verm. Ausg. #d8

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Sonntagschulbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #185

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